Thursday, March 24, 2016

Sarasota Festival of New Plays - Young Playwrights Festival May 21, 2016

YOUNG PLAYWRIGHTS FESTIVAL

SARASOTA SISTER CITIES and THE FLORIDA STUDIO THEATER 

WELCOMES STUDENT PLAYWRIGHTS


The City of Sarasota will welcome students from Sarasota Sister Cities who won a playwriting competition connected to the Florida Studio Theatre. The Florida Studio Theatre accepts plays written by students from all over the United States plus Sarasota’s Sister Cities. The winning plays are performed by The Florida Studio.

The students’ plays will be performed Saturday, May 21, 2016. More information will be provided shortly.

For more information about the “Write a Play Program” at Florida Studio Theatre click floridastudiotheatre.org/write-play


Photos from previous Young Playwright Festivals


Sarasta Mayor Suzanne Atwell meets with the Young Playwrights group.


Sarasota Sister Cities viewed a number of plays written by students, including students from our Sister Cities of Tel Mond, Israel, Vladimir, Russia, and Dunfermline, Scotland.  The young playwrights from Tel Mond and Dunfermline were in Sarasota and signed autographs. The cast and creative director provided outstanding performances.


Young Playrights from left to right
Aleksandra, Kara, Clare, Ori




Ori and Bill Wallace

Ori, Camy, Kara, and Aleksandra